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New Indian playgroup for Beveridge

BEVERIDGE Primary School will receive a $25,000 grant to establish an Indian playgroup for the area. Minister for Education James Merlino announced Beveridge to be among the 11 Victorian schools to be awarded funding as...

New space celebrated

LANCEFIELD Primary School students can now enjoy a new learning centre, which will be used for a kitchen garden program, inspired by chef Stephanie Alexander, and to focus on the region's natural history. The new...

Clonbinane group takes action

CLONBINANE Community Action Group has been awarded more than $9000 for its community empowerment project by Australia Post’s Community Grants program. The grants program awarded close to $500,000 to 75 not-for-profit community organisations across Australia...

Awards for students and teacher

By Jackson Russell Kilmore Primary School took home two awards at the Victorian Student Representative Council Student Voice Awards in Melbourne last month. The school was named a finalist for the Student Voice Primary School of...

St Mary’s College visits Indonesia

A group of year nine and 10 students from St Mary’s College Seymour have returned from an Indonesian Study Tour where they connected with a partner school in Borneo. The main focus of the tour...

Makeover for Kilmore icon

A historical treasure of Kilmore was given a makeover by Kilmore Historical Society earlier this month. Kilmore Historical Society member Rose King said the rejuvenation of the post box was important for Kilmore’s identity. “It’s an...

Men’s shed help ambo station

KILMORE Men’s Shed is one of many community organisations supporting Wallan Ambulance Station. Last week, shed members constructed and donated a specialised table for the station’s $18,000 practice mannequin. The mannequin will now have a stationary...

Killara Children’s Centre closes

Wallan families were rocked by the sudden announcement of the closure of Killara Children’s Centre on Sunday, leaving many without a childcare service and staff out of a job. Killara Children’s Centre was a not-for-profit,...

Wandong welcomes new school principal

Wandong Primary School came into the new school term with a new addition, as principal Kelly Morrow took the helm. Ms Morrow succeeds former acting principal David Warren and former principal Rhonda Cole, who was...

Water restrictions to stay

Despite recent rain boosting water storages, Goulburn Valley Water has announced water restrictions will remain in place in Kilmore and surrounds throughout summer. With a hot, dry summer forecast, stage two restrictions will remain in...